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Thank you for attending PhotonWorld 2015

PhotonWorld 2015 touched upon a wide array of topics including digital transformation, omni-channel analytics & personalization, ideas on omni-channel architecture, and many more. The Ted Style talks focussed on how technology will affect the future of payments, healthcare, retail and other industries. Photon CEO keynote provided an overview of Photon’s last year and showcased Photon’s newest offerings while the CTO keynote gave the audience a glimpse into the future by a detailed drill down of top technology trends.

For the first time in our history, Photon announced Awards honoring our Customers for the Top Digital Initiatives and Go Lives of 2014. The winners were Barry Gilmore, CIO, L’Oreal Americas, Joe Megibow, SVP and CDO, American Eagle Outfitters, Jason Fei, Senior Director, Architecture | Digital Engineering & Mobile Solutions, Walgreens and Lance Thornswood, Senior Director, Omnichannel – Mobile, UX & Innovation, JCPenney. Post the awards ceremony each winner shared their vision, learnings and cliff’s notes to success.

Overall the event saw participation from CIOs/CTOs and senior executives from over 70 Fortune 500 companies including Walgreens, L'Oreal, American Eagle Outfitters, JCPenney, KPMG, Bayer, Mylan, Mastercard, Neiman Marcus, Nationwide Insurance, Royal Bank of Canada Capital markets and many others.

Thank you for attending and making the event a resounding success!

Speakers
  • Barry Gilmore

    Barry Gilmore

    CIO

    L'Oreal Americas

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    About Barry Gilmore

    Barry Gilmore was appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer in July, 2004. He is responsible for IT strategy, program execution and system operations across L’Oréal USA. This includes direct management of IT infrastructure, technology architecture, back-office and front-office applications and program management office. Mr. Gilmore reports directly to the President and CEO of L’Oréal USA and is a member of the company’s Strategic and Executive Management Committees. He oversees and coordinates L’Oréal USA’s IT governance bodies with business executives from all operating groups.

    Mr. Gilmore joined L’Oréal in 2000 as Vice President of IT for L’Oréal Paris, and was promoted to Vice President of IT for L’Oréal’s Consumer Products division in 2002. Two years later, he was promoted to CIO for L’Oreal USA. Prior to joining L’Oréal, Mr. Gilmore was Director of IT for the America’s for Merial Ltd., the world’s largest animal health company, and previously Director of IT for Merck & Co., a world-leading pharmaceutical company. He has more than 20 years of IT experience in a variety of capacities and holds a Masters of Engineering Degree from the Pennsylvania State University.

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  • Joe Megibow

    Joe Megibow

    SVP & Chief Digital Officer

    American Eagle Outfitters

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    About Joe Megibow

    Joe Megibow is the SVP/Chief Digital Officer at American Eagle Outfitters. In his role, Joe is responsible for digitally enabled customer experiences across all channels and touchpoints, including P&L responsibility for the American Eagle and Aerie direct businesses, omni-channel customer-facing technology, online marketing, analytics, and customer service.

    Prior to American Eagle, Joe was VP and General Manager of Expedia.com, where he had P&L responsibility for the US with direct ownership of marketing, merchandising, and operations. In this role, Joe led the launch of the successful "Find Yours" brand campaign and viral "Find Your Understanding" videos.

    Joe also held the role of VP, Mobile and eCommerce Optimization, with global product management responsibilities of search, checkout, and all mobile initiatives, as well as ownership of analytics, optimization, and site experimentation. Joe joined the Expedia, Inc. family in 2006, heading up Online Marketing and Customer Experience for hotels.com.

    Joe worked for seven years as a charter employee of Tealeaf Technology where he held a variety of leadership roles. Prior to 2000, Joe held management positions at Ernst & Young Management Consulting, where he launched the Java Services practice, E&Y's first e-commerce practice; and held engineering positions at EDS in their Advanced Technology Group.

    Joe was recognized in 2011 as Practitioner of the Year by the Digital Analytics Association and is currently serving on the DAA Board of Directors.

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  • Jason Fei

    Jason Fei

    Senior Director of Architecture | Digital Engineering & Mobile Solutions

    Walgreens

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    About Jason Fei

    Jason leads a team of architects as the Sr. Director of Architecture for Walgreens Digital Engineering and Mobile Solution group. He is accountable for all major technology decisions in the division including all consumer facing digital channels (Web, Mobile, In-store, etc) and back-office applications such as Merchandising and Order Management Systems. He brings to the business his master level engineering skills, deep understanding of business vision and ability to bring people together to get mission accomplished. He developed, supported and architected a high volume eCommerce transactional website on Java/J2EE platform as Director of Architecture at Walgreens.

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  • Lance Thornswood

    Lance Thornswood

    Senior Director

    Omnichannel – Mobile, User Experience (UX) & Innovation, JCPenney

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    About Lance Thornswood

    Lance is a retail executive, creative innovator and entrepreneur with a successful track-record creating, growing and re-inventing digital-centric businesses in retail, CPG, and tech. He has directed excellent results, building high-functioning global teams with expatriate experience in India and extensive work in China.

    Lance’s specialties are in the fields of strategy, vision, innovation, technology, creative direction, mobile, social media, experience design (UI/UX), content development, leading teams, building commitment, collaboration and negotiation.

    With 20-plus years reinventing and building retail marketing, Lance has worked with retail giants like Apple, L.L.Bean, Marshall Field's, JCPenney, Sears, Kmart, and others. Drawing on that background, he has brought together an experienced retail "dream team" of former colleagues with expertise in strategy, execution, in-store, e-commerce, mobile, social, creative, operations and technology — all focused on creating sustainable ways for retailers to deliver consistent cross-channel shopping experiences.

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  • Srinivas Balasubramanian

    Srinivas Balasubramanian

    CEO

    PHOTON

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    About Srinivas Balasubramanian

    Srinivas is the Chairman and CEO at Photon. Srinivas has built category dominating, highly profitable companies. Since he took over as CEO of Photon in 2007, the company has worked with hundreds of customers and has generated hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue. Prior to Photon, Srinivas was SVP at webMethods, Nasdaq listed middleware technology firm reporting into the CEO. Prior to webMethods, Srinivas was Founder, President & CEO at Infravio Inc, a Valley based company which was a pioneer in the Web Services and SOA Infrastructure software space. Infravio was acquired by webMethods in 2006. Srinivas began his career in 1997 as an equity and derivatives trader at JP Morgan and Credit Lyonnais Securities at Mumbai, India, running the largest Institutional trading desk in India when he was at Credit Lyonnais. Srinivas is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta and Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences (BITS), Pilani.

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  • Mukund Balasubramanian

    Mukund Balasubramanian

    CTO

    PHOTON

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    About Mukund Balasubramanian

    Mukund is the CTO at Photon. His strategic thought and technology leadership is the driving force for the innovation that Photon provides to its Fortune 100 customers. As a trusted technology advisor, he guides and advises CIOs on their evolving omni-channel and Digital strategy. He was previously VP - Product Development at webMethods, leading middleware technology firm. Prior to that he was co-founder and CTO at Infravio Inc, a Valley based company which was a pioneer in the Web Services and SOA Infrastructure space. Mukund has served as an active member and adviser to several standards organisations such as XML Schema, W3C Web Services architecture and Open Source web services. Mukund is an alumnus of Stanford University and is a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.

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  • Vinod Bidarkoppa

    Vinod Bidarkoppa

    SVP (Director, Group IT) and CIO

    Tesco HSC

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    About Vinod Bidarkoppa

    Vinod Bidarkoppa brings over 20 years of global experience in diverse operational and strategic executive IT leadership roles with global Fortune 100 companies across different verticals including Airlines, Retail Banking and Manufacturing. Vinod has lived and worked in various geographies internationally. At Tesco HSC, Vinod is responsible for all aspects of Information Technology Services including Applications, Online retail (Tesco.com) and Infrastructure to UK, US, Central and Eastern Europe and Asia operations of Tesco. Prior to joining Tesco, Vinod served as the Director and Country Head for the Applications, Industry and BPO divisions, including Consulting and Systems Integration for Hewlett Packard (HP), India region, responsible for managing the Country P&L with end to end responsibility for strategy, growth and service delivery excellence to a diverse client base. Vinod has previously also worked across functions in senior leadership roles at EDS and Bosch. Vinod has an MBA degree from Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University (Texas, USA) and MS degree in Computer Science from Texas Tech University (Texas, USA). He received his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the National Institute of Technology (REC Nagpur) India. Vinod loves playing tennis, hiking and listening to music in his spare time.

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  • Darin McDonald

    Darin McDonald

    CIO

    MDLIVE

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    About Darin McDonald

    Darin comes to MDLIVE with over twenty-five years of experience in the healthcare industry. A seasoned Chief Information Officer, he has a deep knowledge of the technical solutions used to enable success and a strong record of success in strategic planning, product development, staffing, budgeting and program management. Prior to coming to MDLIVE Darin served as the healthcare strategy officer at UST Global and nine years as the CIO at NASCO, leading application development, implementation and support for major healthcare clients, an IT staff of 1,000 and was responsible for an annual IT budget of $100 million. He also led implementation of HIPAA 5010 transactions, the development of an ICD10 strategy, and the delivery of ICD10 remediation, business strategy and testing.

    Before his service with NASCO, Darin spent over sixteen years with Electronic Data Systems in engineering and delivery roles, including Delivery Director for US Healthcare. There, he oversaw delivery of services to clients including multiple Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans, commercial payers, life science companies, integrated delivery systems, healthcare technology service providers, and pharmaceutical benefit management companies.

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  • Janakiraman Gopalakrishnan

    Janakiraman Gopalakrishnan

    SVP - Technology

    L’Oreal USA

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    About Janakiraman Gopalakrishnan

    Janakiraman Gopalakrishnan (Janki) is a very successful IT professional with over 25 years of experience in the industry. He is currently the Senior Vice President at L’Oreal USA responsible for IT applications. L’Oreal USA is organized in 4 divisions and is a conglomerate of 30 beauty brands operating in B2B, B2C and other direct channels. Janki is responsible for end-to-end delivery of transaction applications, analytics and development services within L’Oreal USA’s business to business domain. He has been instrumental in solidifying L’Oreal’s operational systems with a unified SAP ERP, Salesforce.com, CAS implementations across L’Oreal’s business units.

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  • Anand Sahasram

    Anand Sahasram

    Vice President - Chief Enterprise Architect

    McGraw Hill Financial

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    About Anand Sahasram

    Anand Sahasram serves as the CTO and Chief Enterprise Architect at McGraw Hill Financial. Mr. Sahasram joined the Company in 2014. Prior to that, he served as Executive Director and Practice Area Head for Enterprise GRC and Business Process Management (BPM) at Morgan Stanley.

    He also held positions at McKinsey & Company as Director and Head of Information Management, Business Intelligence and Enterprise Architecture, and technology leadership roles at Deutsche Bank & Bankers Trust. Mr. Sahasram has a master’s degree in Business Administration in Information Systems and Finance from Bernard M. Baruch College and a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Vivekananda College, at the University of Madras, India.

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  • Ubaid Saleem

    Ubaid Saleem

    Director, Customer Experience

    KeyBank

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    About Ubaid Saleem

    Ubaid is an enterprising and accomplished Top Product Management and Marketing Executive, with proven success in providing leadership, setting strategic vision, and implementing initiatives to achieve revenue, profitability, and market-share objectives across numerous programs and product lines at Fortune 500 companies. He is a forward-thinking leader, who embraces challenges and achieves business objectives by building exceptional teams, innovating with lean principles, and focusing on the customer.

    He specializes in Product Management and Development, Multi-Channel and Digital Marketing, Strategic Planning, Competitive Intelligence, Brand Management, Business Development, Team Development, Analytics and Insights, P&L Management and Customer Experience.

    Previously as VP of Digital Customer Experience at CapitalOne, he managed and marketed digital channels by leading a team of customer experience experts. He hired 50 digital product managers and marketers to develop strategy and product road maps, execute campaigns based upon consumer insights, build new products, and increase customer engagement with current offerings. He built in-house digital agency by hiring exceptional talent to create differentiated customer experience. He stood up a Usability Program and built a state of the art Usability Lab to gain customer insights and feedback and improve the design and user experience. He led relations with internal clients and external partners and improved client satisfaction.

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  • Rajvir Madan

    Rajvir Madan

    Vice President - Digital IT

    L’Oreal USA

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    About Rajvir Madan

    Raj Madan is VP of Digital IT of L’Oreal USA. Raj helps strategize, provide technology direction/management, vet, implement, and support the many digital technology initiatives across all L’Oreal brands and divisions. He leads a broad reaching team encompassing platforms and delivery for eCommerce, eMarketing, CRM, Retail Stores, D2C Customer Service, Innovation and Digital Technology Architecture. Raj has been with L’Oreal for over 13 years, and has held several prior positions within the IT organization, including leading the business Intelligence and data analytics function. Raj also holds an MBA from NYU’s Stern School of Business.

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  • Mario Shiliashki

    Mario Shiliashki

    SVP, Group Head, Emerging Payments

    MasterCard

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    About Mario Shiliashki

    Mario Shiliashki is senior vice president & group head, Open API, Emerging Payments.  In this role, Mario is responsible for expanding MasterCard’s customer set to non-traditional partners, start-ups and developers while opening up and driving adoption of MasterCard’s products and services via APIs broadly across all market segments and geographies. His goal is to foster innovation in payments and commerce by enabling developers and partners to seamlessly connect to MasterCard’s products and solutions. Prior to this role, Mario led global eCommerce product development as well as all U.S.-based development and commercialization of payment product platforms, including e-Commerce, Mobile, Chip, API, P2P, Transit, PayPass, inControl and Bill Payment.

    He was previously managing director and general manager of PayPal in Southeast Asia, India & Korea. In this role, Mario built and led the business development, sales, marketing and product development teams in Singapore, India and across the Asia Pacific region. Under his leadership, PayPal developed key partnerships across Asia Pacific and launched products in key new target markets, including Japan, Malaysia and India.

    Mario was one of the first employees in PayPal’s International business, having served as the head of European Financial Planning and Analysis in London and then as director of PayPal International and eBay North America Financial Planning and Analysis in California.

    Prior to PayPal, Mario was a Consultant at Bain & Company in London and a Financial Analyst at Goldman Sachs in New York.

    Mario holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Economics, summa cum laude, from Bryant University.

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  • Speaker

    Scott Roth

    VP, Application Development

    Lincoln Financial Group

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    Coming Soon . . .

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  • Lance Wills

    Lance Wills

    VP Technology, Omnichannel

    American Eagle Outfitters

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    About Lance Wills

    Lance has over 15 Years in senior management roles with 25 years of experience delivering strategic systems including Mobile, eCommerce, CRM, Content Management / Publishing Solutions. He has a strong background in portfolio and process management and leading global agile teams. Lance has a decade’s experience in the management of offshore professional services and 3rd party software vendors (Russia, Sri Lanka , India, Brazil). He brings a solid consulting background with experience in C-level leadership covering Product and Project Management, Software Development, Architecture and Staff Development.

    As VP of Digital Technology, He is responsible for Omnichannel eCommerce Technology and customer facing solutions for AEO. He launched AEO on Tmall in China and through 2014 focused on transforming the Commerce platform to deliver a global platform in support of AEO’s omni consumer.

    Responsible for building out a bi-coastal delivery organization to support the companies goals to become an global Omni-channel technology retailer.

    As VP, Development, Mobile and Omni-Channel at Macy’s, Lance was responsible for Consumer Mobile and Digital inStore Technologies. He supported the growth of online revenue from $500M to over $2B. and established the first inStore technology group to develop new customer journeys for consumers and associates.

    He is also a Board Member in Adopt International.

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  • Vivek Deshmukh

    Vivek Deshmukh

    Director, Enterprise Mobile Strategy & Solutions

    KPMG US

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    Coming Soon . . .

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  • Royce Workman

    Royce Workman

    Director, Digital Marketing

    Nationwide Insurance

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    About Royce Workman

    Royce is a Director within the Digital Marketing department of Nationwide Insurance. He leads a group of digital product managers that develop the strategy, tactical plans, roadmaps and deliver through lean, agile methods for the Enterprise Digital Capabilities. His team’s portfolio includes nationwide.com, the Nationwide mobile applications, digital messaging platforms and online customer interaction tools. Royce works with a broad group of stakeholders across the organization’s insurance, investment and banking segments to develop shared digital capability annual investment plans that align with company objectives and leverages digital technology trends. Royce takes an entrepreneurial and customer-centered approach to innovation in the digital space while always focusing on customer needs and business value.

    With more than 12 years experience in the marketing and technology space for Fortune 500 companies, Royce has held several Digital and technology roles at Nationwide and spent 7 years prior at Huntington Bank managing Huntington.com, digital messaging, ATM marketing and other digital properties. Throughout his career he has held responsibilities for Digital Marketing, Strategic Planning, Product Management, Brand Management, Competitive Intelligence and Customer Experience.

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  • Aaron M.Harris

    Aaron M.Harris

    Senior Director, Global Marketing Solutions

    Mylan

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    About Aaron M.Harris

    Aaron’s team of IT individuals drive digital capability planning/strategy and project execution for Mylan's global marketing business partners; allowing for global, scalable, and value driving capabilities to reach patients, doctors, physicians and more.

    As Senior Manager, Business Systems Solutions Group at Super Supplements, Aaron reorganized IT to shift focus from production support to future capability planning and execution. He aligned IT to business functions allowing for daily assessment of ROI driving opportunities to improve the business. And as a result, bi-weekly efficiencies gained across the supply chain from procurement and allocation to distribution and e-commerce.

    He has previously worked at senior account and project management positions at Nike.

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  • Fardeen Khan

    Fardeen Khan

    Head of Strategic Initiatives

    Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets

    About Fardeen Khan

    Fardeen Khan is a Director at RBC Capital Markets and has been at the firm for 8 years. He currently heads Strategic Initiatives for Global Research and provides the vision and strategic direction for the technology platform that serves RBC Capital Market’s Institutional clients globally. Prior to Joining RBC Capital Markets Fardeen held several consulting and technology roles at various financial services companies such as Bank of America, Wells Fargo, and Citigroup in the US and the Middle East. He is a seasoned finance professional with a focus on disruptive digital technology in the institutional financial services space.

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  • Rama.K Penta

    Rama.K Penta

    Senior Consultant, Global Innovation, R&D Technology

    Bayer

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    Coming soon...

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  • Clay Elliot

    Clay Elliot

    Director, Business Development

    Gimbal

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    About Clay Elliot

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  • Srini Vasan

    Srini Vasan

    Former Sr. Director, Target.com,
    Founder & CEO

    Angle

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    About Srini Vasan

    Srini is the Founder & CEO of Angle, a business app for services, retail & manufacturing professionals.

    Srini has managed businesses and led teams in all stages of growth from 0 to $ 2B in annual sales. Srini has extensive operating and execution experience in all facets of retail commerce including new product development, POS systems, personalization, big data & analytics, M&A and finance, marketing, sales, operations, human resources and technology – both at a Fortune 500 setting and a startup environment.

    Prior to Angle, Srini was the Senior Director of Digital Engineering at Target Corporation. Srini was responsible for crafting the technology back-end to enable Target’s multichannel strategy. Srini led the multibillion dollar guest facing Target.com, Target Mobile & Target Cartwheel platforms. Srini is on the Board of gAuto® – an on-demand marketplace platform for automotive services. Previous to gAuto, Srini was the President of eMove, a digital brand of U-Haul® International where he pioneered the Moving Help® marketplace and Storage Affiliate® program.

    Srini received his B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from Thunderbird. He has 2 eCommerce patents, plays competitive tennis & golf, is an advanced hiker and enjoys skiing.

    Srini currently lives in Scottsdale, AZ and Bangalore, India.

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  • Sachin Bhagwata

    Sachin Bhagwata

    VP Strategic Accounts

    PHOTON

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    About Sachin Bhagwata

    Sachin is responsible for managing client relationships and new business development initiatives across the East Coast. His portfolio of work includes realizing the omni channel vision for many F100s spanning Brands, Retailers, Publishing and Media, Financial Services etc in the Tri-State area. Sachin is an alumnus of Great Lakes Institute of Management and National Institute of Technology Warangal.

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Agenda
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Hariprasad Ramakrishnan
SVP Strategic Accounts
PHOTON
08:00 a.m.
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Welcome Address (15 mins)

Welcome to PhotonWorld 2015 and overview of the day’s events

Hariprasad Ramakrishnan, SVP of Strategic Accounts and Field Sales at Photon will kick off the session by welcoming attendees to the 2015 Edition of PhotonWorld and summarizing the day’s agenda.
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Srinivas Balasubramanian
CEO,PHOTON
08:15 a.m.

CEO Keynote (30 mins)

Stewardship of Photon to be your finest partner in the omni-channel journey

Srinivas Balasubramanian, CEO of Photon will look back and look forward. He will first review our past year’s efforts to help our customers with their omni-channel journey including customer success and other metrics of the company. He will then, for the first time, share with the audience key strategic initiatives we have upcoming in the following year to become even better and even more effective partners for our customers. This includes unveiling of major initiatives around our existing offerings and also hints of an exciting set of new product offerings! You certainly don’t want to miss this session!
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Mukund Balasubramanian
CTO,PHOTON
08:45 a.m.

CTO Keynote (45 mins)

Relentlessly Pursuing Tomorrow, Technologies and Trends

The founding philosophy of Photon is summarized in our tagline - Relentlessly Pursuing Tomorrow. In this session, Mukund Balasubramanian, CTO of Photon will provide a firm point of view into what’s coming down the pike. We foresaw and helped our customers through the post PC era which resulted in the growth of Mobile and Omni-Channel but now we are looking at the post-Mobile world with ubiquitous, Interconnected Devices and Experiences. Will the Mobile phone play the central role of this era with watches and cars being interfaces? Or will there be enough connectivity and compute power in each of these devices? These are some of the items we will detail, discuss and demonstrate!
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9:30 a.m.
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Photon Customer Awards 2014 (15 mins)

Top Digital Initiatives, 2014

For the first time in our history, Photon is proud to announce Awards honoring our Customers for the Top Digital Initiatives and Go Lives of the past year! While the names of the winners will be announced, there will be four C-level executives who have blazed the trail in terms of changing their industries in partnership with Photon. After a short break following Srinivas’ announcing and honoring them, the winners will speak in turn providing detailed insights into how each of them went through this journey and Photon’s contributions to their efforts.
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Top Digital Initiatives Award Winner
(45 mins)

Barry Gilmore,
CIO, 
L’Oreal Americas

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Top Digital Initiatives Award Winner
(45 mins)

Joe Megibow,
SVP & Chief Digital Officer, 
American Eagle Outfitters

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Top Digital Initiatives Award Winner
(45 mins)

Jason Fei,
Senior Director, Architecture | Digital Engineering & Mobile Solutions, 
Walgreens

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Top Digital Initiatives Award Winner
(45 mins)

Lance Thornswood,
Senior Director, Omnichannel – Mobile, UX & Innovation, 
JCPenney

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02:00 p.m.

Vendor Selection Strategies (60 mins)

Panel Discussion

How do you pick the right partner for Digital Transformation?

This session looks at the world from the vantage point of Information Technology, Shared Services, Vendor Management and Sourcing Organizations. These teams have well-established best practices for selecting vendors for classic IT requirements and to understand the relative strengths of IT suppliers. But these are early days in Digital and the criteria for vendor selection and best practices for vendor engagement are far from mature. This panel consists of executives who have gone through the process and will share their wisdom - how did they pick the right vendor mix to support their business? How were they influenced by the scale and track record of vendors to make the right choices?
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Vice President - Digital IT
L'Oreal USA

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Director - Enterprise
Mobile Strategy &
Solutions
KPMG US

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VP Technology,
Omnichannel
American Eagle
Outfitters

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Senior Director,
Global Marketing Solutions
Mylan
03:30 p.m.
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Innovation for the Connected World (75 mins)

TED Style Talks

How to play on the bleeding edge?

Flipping gears from vendor selection, we will cast the spotlight on companies making big changes to consumer behaviour by leveraging bleeding edge technology or thought process. Whether they be technologies within the Store or in Connected Health or New Age Payment technologies, these are the folks making it happen right now!
Darin McDonald
Future of
Healthcare

Darin McDonald

CIO
MDLIVE
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Future of the
Connected Store
Clay Elliot

Director, Business Development
Gimbal
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Future of Agile
Product Development
Srini Vasan
Former Sr. Director,
Target.com, Founder
and CEO
Angle
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Future of Payment
Technology
Mario Shiliashki
SVP, Group Head,
Emerging Payments
MasterCard
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Future of Technology in
Omni-Channel Retail
Vinod Bidarkoppa
SVP (Director, Group IT)
and CIO
Tesco HSC
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Panel Moderator:

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Sachin Bhagwata
VP Strategic Accounts
PHOTON
04:45 p.m.

Jumpstarting Omni-Channel (60 mins)

Panel Discussion

How do you get started to enter this bold new world?

Now that we have seen what “good” looks like, we will have an open, interactive panel discussing how to get started down this garden path. Getting started is often as challenging as getting “there”. This is a discussion with a select group of leaders in the Mobile, Digital, Omni-Channel and Connected Device space who are going through this right now and will share their experiences with the audience. We will also get into domain specific differences with participants in the Financial Services community facing off against those from CPG and Retail!
Janakiraman Gopalakrishnan
Janakiraman Gopalakrishnan

SVP, Technology
L’Oreal USA
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Scott Roth

VP, Application Development
Lincoln Financial Group
Anand Sahasram
Anand Sahasram

VP, Chief Enterprise Architect
McGraw Hill Financial
Ubaid Saleem
Ubaid Saleem

Director, Customer Experience
KeyBank
Royce Workman
Royce Workman

Director, Digital Marketing
Nationwide Insurance
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Fardeen Khan

Head of Strategic Initiatives
Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets
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Rama.K Penta

Senior Consultant, Global Innovation, R&D Technology
Bayer
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